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Fall Frost/Freeze Program Information 

Graphic Updated: Sunday, November 11, 2018 

 


PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
955 AM EST SUN NOV 11 2018

...PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT...

...THE GROWING SEASON HAS ENDED FOR 2018 ACROSS EASTERN VIRGINIA,
INTERIOR SOUTHEAST VIRGINIA, THE LOWER MARYLAND EASTERN SHORE, AND
PORTIONS OF INTERIOR NORTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA...

MINIMUM TEMPERATURES EARLY THIS MORNING RANGED FROM THE UPPER 20S
TO AROUND 30 DEGREES OVER EAST-CENTRAL VIRGINIA, INTERIOR
SOUTHEAST VIRGINIA, THE LOWER MARYLAND EASTERN SHORE, AND INTERIOR
NORTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA. SOME AREAS SUCH AS THE VIRGINIA EASTERN
SHORE, THE IMMEDIATE WESTERN SHORE OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY, AND 
URBAN PORTIONS OF THE PENINSULA HAD LOW TEMPERATURES OF 32 TO 35 
DEGREES. THE TERMINATION DATE FOR THE AUTUMN FROST/FREEZE PROGRAM
IS NOVEMBER 11TH FOR THESE AREAS, SO THE PROGRAM WILL END FOR 
THESE LOCATIONS ALSO.

THE GROWING SEASON HAS ENDED FOR THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS IN
VIRGINIA: THE CITIES OF CHESAPEAKE, SUFFOLK, HAMPTON, POQUOSON,
NEWPORT NEWS, AND WILLIAMSBURG. THE COUNTIES OF WESTMORELAND,
NORTHUMBERLAND, RICHMOND, LANCASTER, EASTERN ESSEX, EASTERN KING
AND QUEEN, MIDDLESEX, GLOUCESTER, MATHEWS, JAMES CITY, YORK,
SURRY, ISLE OF WIGHT, ACCOMACK, AND NORTHAMPTON.

THE GROWING SEASON HAS ENDED FOR THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS IN
MARYLAND: THE COUNTIES OF DORCHESTER, WICOMICO, SOMERSET, AND
WORCESTER.

THE GROWING SEASON HAS ENDED FOR THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS IN
NORTH CAROLINA: THE COUNTIES OF NORTHAMPTON, HERTFORD, BERTIE, AND
GATES.

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